ERIC Number: ED326384
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
Becoming an Environmental Professional 1990. Articles from Leading Environmental Professionals on Employment and Career Trends in the 1990s--Plus Proceedings from the CEIP Fund's Annual Environmental Careers Conference, "What on Earth Can You Do?" (6th, Boston, Massachusetts, October 22, 1989).
CEIP Fund, Inc., Cleveland, OH.
Presented in this collection are proceedings from a conference focused on how to go about preserving and protecting the environment and attended by over 120 colleges and universities and some 60 environmental organizations, as well as 10 additional articles on careers in areas related to the environment. Included in the conference proceedings are: a keynote address; 11 panel sessions on topics including hazardous waste management, recycling, jobs in land use, housing and community development, water and air pollution, careers in wildlife management, fund raising, careers in environmental education and environmental communications, and international environmental careers; and descriptions of workshop sessions. The environmental career articles also included in this publication are: (1) "The Environment Is the Future" (Maureen A. Delaney and Clarice E. Gaylord); (2) "Environmental Professionals" (Robert Ehrhardt); (3) "Becoming an Environmental Lawyer" (John Adams and Nina Sankovitch); (4) "International Environmental Protection" (Thomas Fox); (5) "Pollution Prevention" (Dana Duxbury); (6) "Minorities and Environmental Career Opportunities" (Gerry Stover); (7) "The Liberal Arts Major as Environmental Professional" (Allen Schwartz); (8) "Changing Careers" (Barbarb Gilvar); (9) "Volunteering" (Key Drake); and (10) "Observations on the Environmental Field" (John R. Cook, Jr.). (CW)
Descriptors: Career Development, Career Education, Conservation (Environment), Employment Opportunities, Environmental Education, Hazardous Materials, International Cooperation, Land Use, Natural Resources, Recycling, Science Education, Solid Wastes
CEIP Fund, Inc., 68 Harrison Avenue, Boston, MA 02111 ($13.95 plus $2.00 shipping and handling).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Students; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: CEIP Fund, Inc., Cleveland, OH.
Note: For a related document, see ED 288 730.